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Semen is an organic fluid, also known as seminal fluid, that usually contains spermatozoa. It is secreted by the gonads (sexual glands) and other sexual organs of male or hermaphroditic animals and can fertilize female ova. The process of discharge is called ejaculation.
Nuts can improve sperm quality finds study

Nuts can improve sperm quality finds study

BWH researchers develop rapid Zika detection test using mobile health technologies

BWH researchers develop rapid Zika detection test using mobile health technologies

Targeting proteins in semen could prevent sexually transmitted spread of Ebola virus

Targeting proteins in semen could prevent sexually transmitted spread of Ebola virus

If you’ve got hep C, spitting can be a felony

If you’ve got hep C, spitting can be a felony

Couples who eat seafood-rich diet tend to get pregnant faster

Couples who eat seafood-rich diet tend to get pregnant faster

Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

Celgene to share new and updated data around novel hematological therapies

Study identifies critical role of protein in sperm tail development

Study identifies critical role of protein in sperm tail development

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

Home-based semen analysis kit could provide rapid, cost-effective way to test male fertility

Home-based semen analysis kit could provide rapid, cost-effective way to test male fertility

Researchers developing rapid saliva test to detect Zika virus

Researchers developing rapid saliva test to detect Zika virus

Modifications in HIV test enable rapid detection of Zika virus, study states

Modifications in HIV test enable rapid detection of Zika virus, study states

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant

Study provides insights into how obesity may contribute to male infertility

Study provides insights into how obesity may contribute to male infertility

Eating a Mediterranean diet may increase IVF success, finds study

Eating a Mediterranean diet may increase IVF success, finds study

Marijuana use does not lower probability of conception, study shows

Marijuana use does not lower probability of conception, study shows

Epigenetics: A New Tool for Forensic Detectives

Epigenetics: A New Tool for Forensic Detectives

Zinc present in semen determines male fertility, study shows

Zinc present in semen determines male fertility, study shows

New insights into mosquito sex protein could provide strategies to control diseases

New insights into mosquito sex protein could provide strategies to control diseases

Texas Biomed scientists develop new animal model that mimics key features of Zika infection

Texas Biomed scientists develop new animal model that mimics key features of Zika infection